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    noun describing another noun

    I'm wondering if the following sentences are correct and how they can be understood:

    She travelled with her group of scouts. (i.e. she's their teacher, their chaperon)
    She travelled with her scouts' group. (i.e. her scouts had a group of friends or whatever :)
    She travelled with her scout group. (I guess the meaning of this sentence=sentence 1)

    Thanks in advance for your replies

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    Re: noun describing another noun

    Quote Originally Posted by marker View Post
    I'm wondering if the following sentences are correct and how they can be understood:

    She travelled with her group of scouts. (i.e. she's their teacher, their chaperon)
    She travelled with her scouts' group. (i.e. her scouts had a group of friends or whatever :)
    She travelled with her scout group. (I guess the meaning of this sentence=sentence 1)

    Thanks in advance for your replies
    The second sentence is not natural.

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    Re: noun describing another noun

    From what you've written I guess sentence 1 and 3 are correct. But do they mean the same?

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    Re: noun describing another noun

    Quote Originally Posted by marker View Post
    From what you've written I guess sentence 1 and 3 are correct. But do they mean the same?
    Yes and yes.

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